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Global gold prices hit near 4-week low as dollar firms

The group had fallen 3.4 percent over the past two weeks. Global equity markets have had a positive start to the week - Dow +0.54%, S&P 500 +0.71%, FTSE +0.81%, DAX +1.07%, CAC +0.90%, Nikkei +0.62%, Shanghai +0.68%. PLATTSBURG, NY U.S. inflation is a bit low but should rise alongside wages as the labor market continues to improve, allowing the Federal Reserve to continue gradually tightening U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein testifies in budget hearings

NPR reported last week that Mueller had been on the White House shortlist to succeed Comey as Federal Bureau of Investigation director before the Justice Department named him as special counsel. He said he will fire Mueller only if there was a " good cause" for it, "it wouldn't matter to me what anybody said". Collins' question wasn't the only time the Mueller investigation came up during Rosenstein's hearing on Capitol Hill. Consulte Mais Informação

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German minister sees hope of 'soft' Brexit, with conditions

VDMA managing director Thilo Brodtmann said in a statement that "the European Union and Great Britain must absolutely avoid being left without an agreement in two years". Negotiations between David Davis and European Commission's negotiator Michel Barnier will begin on Monday, June 19 in Brussels. Britain already appears to have capitulated to the EU's insistence that talks first focus on three key divorce issues, before moving onto the future EU-UK relationship and a possible trade ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Germany: no punishment for UK, but EU exit good for no one

Mr McDonnell told Sophy Ridge on Sunday: "Well I'm afraid the problem with the Brexit talks is that we have a Government in disarray". "All the scenarios are on the table, including that of no agreement on March 29, 2019 ". In a sign that Britain was sticking to its guns on some of the key points in negotiations with the European Union, the Brexit minister said on Friday no deal could be struck on exiting the European Union unless the future relationship with the bloc was taken into ... Consulte Mais Informação

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May in talks with Northern Irish parties over DUP deal

Sinn Fein , the SDLP and Alliance have all made clear Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire can not chair the ongoing process to restore powersharing at Stormont due to their perception he has a conflict of interest. Britain entered a sixth day of political limbo on Wednesday with Prime Minister Theresa May yet to seal a deal to prop up her minority government and facing calls to soften her stance on Brexit days before negotiations on leaving the European Union begin. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump expresses more frustration over Russian Federation investigation

The Tweet begs the question: Is Trump confirming he IS under investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller for allegedly trying to interfere in the investigation that was being conducted by former FBI director James Comey , who he later fired? On Thursday, Trump appeared to criticize Mueller on Twitter saying the Russian Federation investigation being "led by some very bad and conflicted people". Consulte Mais Informação

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US President says no proof on 'collusion' with Russians

The only other person who was involved in the decision to fire Comey, at least publicly, was Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who made the final recommendation to Trump based on Rosenstein's memo. Pence hired Richard Cullen, chairman of law firm McGuireWoods and a former federal prosecutor who has long ties to Comey, to help him respond to inquiries from Mueller, a spokesman said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Brexit minister Davis says United Kingdom could still walk away with no deal

Brexit minister Davis says United Kingdom could still walk away with no deal

She declined to speculate about any change in Britain's plans to withdraw from the European Union following the election, saying, "The citizens have decided, and I assume that we will have to carry out these negotiations". Both Merkel and Gabriel said the European Union would have to safeguard its own interests in the negotiations with Britain. Britain voted by 52 percent in favour of leaving the European Union in a referendum previous year. Consulte Mais Informação

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President Macron's party dominates French parliamentary vote

President Macron's party dominates French parliamentary vote

The Interior Ministry said Sunday night that with 513 seats in the 577-seat National Assembly definitively decided, Macron's Republic on the Move! party and its centrist allies had definitively won 303. Having begun the campaign as underdog, but by then already front-runner for the presidency, he was repeatedly asked on morning radio shows how he could possibly govern without a party and a parliament majority. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iraqi forces capture crossing on Syria border from IS: Military statement

To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below. Al-Waleed, which together with two other passageways links Iraq and Syria, came under government control on Saturday, Reuters reported. The three nations are debating the boundaries of a cease-fire line between the government and rebels in what is hoped to be a comprehensive agreement that would delineate the control of border crossings with Jordan, the diplomat said, speaking on condition of anonymity ... Consulte Mais Informação

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North Korea says leader Kim supervised test of new anti-ship missiles

North Korea says leader Kim supervised test of new anti-ship missiles

South Korean President Moon Jae-in met with the National Security Council Thursday afternoon and urged vigilance against additional tests . North Korea fired several suspected short-range anti. Professor Yang Moo-jin, of the University of North Korean Studies, told AFP news agency: "North Korea has been stepping up missile tests.in order to project an image to the world that global sanctions can never bring it to its knees". Consulte Mais Informação

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